Reprogramming stem cells into motor neurons could help patients with paralysis

Reprogramming stem cells into motor neurons could help patients with paralysis

[S]cientists developed a mechanism to directly reprogram stem cells into motor neurons. Cell reprogramming is a novel exploration in medical studies ...
Cancer can emerge from changes to epigenome, not just gene mutations

Cancer can emerge from changes to epigenome, not just gene mutations

Doctors’ ruling perspective on cancer has been that it is caused by a series of genetic changes. However, a team ...

Breakthrough synthetic nervous system performs “remarkably similar” to human system

In a breakthrough for regenerative medicine, scientists have grown intestinal tissues with functional nerves in a laboratory setup using human ...
Unapproved DNA drug therapy could reduce breast cancer and leukemia tumors

Unapproved DNA drug therapy could reduce breast cancer and leukemia tumors

Promising data has revealed a new treatment for breast cancer and leukemia. It works by attacking cancer cells’ ability to repair ...